As 2020 (finally) comes to an end, we look back at some of the year’s biggest launches, the most significant applications, the valiant COVID-19 response efforts, some surprising industry developments, the best insights and some must-read interviews produced by the TCT Magazine content team and our contributors.
All content has featured either in an issue of TCT Magazine or on the TCT Magazine website since the beginning of 2020. January Feature: ‘A creative genius with so much more to contribute’ – tributes paid to Selective Laser Sintering inventor Dr Carl Deckard At the age of 58, and after leading the invention of Selective Laser Sintering and founding Structured Polymers more than 20 years later, Dr Carl Deckard sadly passed away last December. In speaking to TCT, his friends and industry peers, described the TCT Hall of Famer as a pioneer, a visionary and a genius. Application : Ford uses driver’s voice to create unique 3D printed wheel locks Insight : TCT Japan 2020: Exhibitors show 3D printing’s promise as a powerhouse lies in wait It might seem like a lifetime ago, but at the start of 2020, hopping on a plane to Tokyo, shaking hands with hundreds of fellow […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...